Cape Verde


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  • noun

Synonyms for Cape Verde

an island country in the Atlantic off the coast of Senegal

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ambassador to Cape Verde Donald Heflin and also many senior Cape Verdean government authorities, comprising Mr.
Fred had maximum sustained winds of 85 mph (137 kph), but was expected to gradually dissipate after passing the Cape Verde Islands, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.
Pursuant to the Agreements, Macau Legend will enjoy some favourable tax benefits given by the Government of Cape Verde, including gaming tax of 10% of the gross gaming revenue, deduction of 25% of gaming tax for VIP patrons for 5 years and an exemption of income tax for 10 years.
The winner will win a seven-night all-inclusive holiday at a four-star resort in Cape Verde for them and one other person.
Speaking on the agreement, Mohammed Hanzab, ICSS President, said: "This partnership with the General-Directorate of Sports (DGD) of Cape Verde is a historic moment for the ICSS and marks the first time that the ICSS has joined forces with African country to safeguard sport.
The aim of the project is to enhance the development of the health sector in Cape Verde, by improving the quality and efficiency of medical services as well as meeting the increasing needs for the provision of modern medical care, it said.
It all means that Cape Verde Islands will drop to second place in Group B with nine points while Tunisia finish first with 14 points to qualify despite the un-expected result that had the Cape Verde players celebrating their success at the end of the match.
He also thanked the "Project of Jewish legacy in Cape Verde" Association for having allowed a better knowledge of the trip of hundreds of families who left the Moroccan cities of Tetouan, Mogador and Tangiers in the 19th century to settle in Cape Verde islands, before stressing that the attention granted by the Sovereign to this action and support to the association show Morocco's attachment to preserve its legacy in its richness, Jewish, Arab and Berber.
Cape Verde has two separate national law enforcement agencies that fight narcotics trafficking, the Judicial Police (PJ) and the National Police (PN).
Summary: Port Elizabeth: Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah is expecting to find Cape Verde a vastly tougher .
The markets are expecting a one-sided affair with Ghana priced at 8-11 for victory inside 90 minutes and Cape Verde available at 5-1.
Hosts of the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) South Africa opened the tournament Saturday (19) playing against newcomers Cape Verde but both sides failed to post any goals.
TOOTHLESS South Africa failed to kick off the Africa Cup of Nations with a bang after a drab goalless draw against new-boys Cape Verde.
Holiday Hypermarket say that Small Island Developing States such as Cape Verde, are popular among visitors, bringing essential benefits such as job opportunities.
Eleven countries before Mario Fraioli marches in with the Costa Rican Olympic team at Friday's opening ceremonies, Ruben Sanca, a 5,000-meter runner coached by Auburn resident Gary Gardner, will accompany his Cape Verde Islands team around the Olympic Stadium track.